Our company is known for an unwavering commitment to exceptional value and recovery-focused, quality care. We are experts in the field of behavioral health care, providing cutting-edge mental health and substance use community-based services and offer a dynamic employment experience! Pathways offers competitive salaries and benefits, comprehensive on-boarding and job training, a supportive learning environment, ongoing education in the use of evidence-based, promising practices and much more! We have over 30 outpatient behavioral health locations nestled throughout our communities located in Kern County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, and San Diego County.
Pathways is seeking an innovative and purpose driven individual to join our team as a Clinical Supervisor that will be responsible for directly supervising the clinical staff and services at a site to ensure mental health treatment services are provided in a way that maximizes client independence and family empowerment. Oversees the provision of individual and group counseling services to assist individuals’ in achieving more effective personal, social, educational and vocational development and adjustment and assures compliance with Company policy and government regulations.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Oversees all aspects of the clinical services of a clinic
Consults with superior on a regular basis to keep her/him up-to-date on program performance and needs
Facilitates regular meetings to ensure staff is kept well informed and provides treatment team leadership
Provides direct client care as assigned, which may include individual, family, group therapies, discharge planning, and phone contacts to parents and referral sources
Coordinates with outside clinicians, medical director, and/or nurse regarding client treatment issues, professional consultations, or medication evaluations
Completes and submits to superiors all required reporting to include Quality Assurance reports
Completes utilization reviews on program clients and documents appropriate
Collaborates with Program Director for the establishment of clinical program content and delivery of service
May provide consultation/education to community service clubs, organizations, human service agencies, hospitals, and various county departments
Participates in program development and interacts with other staff regarding difficult cases and psychiatric emergencies
Maintain and ensures HIPAA, ethical standards and professional boundaries with all staff and clients
Responsible for adhering to department budget and may participate in development of such
Performs administrative functions consistent with the needs of the program
Participates in program staff and planning meetings as required
Transport clients to accommodate community relationships. Use of personal car or vehicle is required
Other duties as assigned or necessary to support your department and/or the company
Provide the best customer care possible
Identify and build upon the strengths of consumers, coworkers, and the communities we serve.
Support consumers’ steps towards Recovery and Wellness.
Create an organizational culture that respects and celebrates the diversity of our consumers.
Value learning as an ongoing process that enables us to better service our consumers and establishes our leadership in the industry.
Research and utilize our industry’s best practices and analyze our own services to ensure the best possible outcomes.
Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or relative field, or Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology from an accredited college or university
Must be a licensed LCSW, MFT or licensed by the appropriate Board as a Clinical Psychologist to practice independently at the highest level possible. Licensed for two years preferred
Proof of: valid CA driver’s license, valid auto insurance coverage as well as proof of education are required
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum of five years of experience with inpatient, outpatient, and/or mental health care and two years post-licensure experience required.
Must have direct clinical and case management experience, group leadership experience and knowledge regarding rehabilitation philosophy.
Short Doyle knowledge preferred and First Aid Certification may be required.
Strong clinical and interpersonal skills, ability to lead and direct work of others and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Intermediate level PC skills required.
Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills, computer skills and communication skills are a must.
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage time
Internal Number: 802076
About Pathways of California
Pathways, previously Providence Human Services is one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services. Clients and partners of Providence Human Services can expect the same great service and offerings through Pathways, and we look forward to continuing to work together. At Pathways, we deliver exceptional value by creating healthier communities through the work of exceptional people. Our more than 8,000 employees provide the highest-quality home- and community-based social services and non-emergency transportation services in 44 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, Canada. We proudly serve more than 54,000 unique clients and nearly 17 million individuals who qualify for services under our contracts.Pathways was founded in 1997 in response to increasing government initiatives to privatize human services. We describe ourselves as the “Human Services Company Without Walls” because we neither own nor operate any type of institution. Rather, we specialize in providing direct services and case management to children, adolescents and adults with behavioral and medical health needs, as well as tho...se supervised by government subsidized programs, in their homes or through community-based resources. Our programs are designed to be multi-jurisdictional; capable of serving numerous clients under government funded programs.Pathways offers a full spectrum of social service and behavioral health solutions, including Youth & Family Services, Adult Services, Correctional Services and Prevention Services. Within each area, clients have access to a broad range of social and behavioral services to meet their needs. Pathways provides a focused approach to managing the medical, behavioral and social needs of potentially high-cost healthcare consumers with chronic conditions and complex social challenges. Healthcare providers today are incentivized more than ever before to deliver the highest-quality, patient-centered care that results in optimal outcomes, reduced re-admissions and lower costs. Achieving the most efficient and effective model for accountable care benefits significantly from collaborating with the right service partners.